Lisa Mottola Ernst, MSW, LCSW

Lisa Mottola Ernst, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), has been working with children, teens and families for the past 17 years. She understands the need to empower the young and old to share their thoughts, feelings and fears in a safe space. In her calming presence, she works to address the behavioral and mental health concerns of the entire family system.

Her clinical experience includes: pediatrics, children and young adult grief and loss, anticipatory…

Kate Steely, MA, LCPC

Kate Steely earned her master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois and is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in Illinois. She has worked with children, adolescents and adults in individual, group and family therapy. She has experience with concerns such as unplanned pregnancy and new motherhood, grief and loss, divorce adjustment, trauma recovery, relationship concerns, addictions, anxiety,…

Michelle Odle, MDiv, MA, LPC

Michelle Odle is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Missouri. She earned her Master’s in Counseling and Master’s of Divinity from Covenant Theological Seminary. Prior to joining the team at Agape, she had more than 6 years of experience working with children, adults, and families in social service, child welfare, and church settings.

She worked with issues such as:

  • broken families
  • parenting training
  • child abuse and neglect
  • sexuality
  • pregnancy
  • Sue Ginocchio, MA, LPC

    Sue earned a Masters of Arts degree in Professional Counseling from Lindenwood University. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Missouri. Prior to counseling, she spent 20 years in sales, management and recruiting as well as spending some time staying home full time with her 4 children.

    She brings to her work her faith, her life experience, and her passion for helping others. She has a specific interest in couples counseling, parenting issues, parents dealing…